Christian County, Kentucky Population 2019

Christian County, Kentucky's estimated population is 71,252 with a growth rate of -0.85% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Christian County, Kentucky is the 11th largest county in Kentucky.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201871,6714190.59%
201771,252-608-0.85%
201671,860-1,295-1.77%
201573,155-224-0.31%
201473,379-311-0.42%
201373,690-1,255-1.67%
201274,9451,4722.00%
201173,473-654-0.88%
201074,1275,1867.52%
199068,9412,0633.08%
198066,87810,65418.95%
197056,224-680-1.19%
196056,90414,54534.34%
195042,3596,23017.24%
194036,1291,8465.38%
193034,283-1,600-4.46%
192035,883-2,962-7.63%
191038,8458832.33%
190037,9623,84411.27%
189034,1182,4367.69%
188031,6828,45536.40%
187023,2271,6007.40%
186021,6272,04710.45%
185019,5803,99325.62%
184015,5872,90322.89%
183012,6842,22521.27%
182010,459-561-5.09%
181011,0208,702375.41%
18002,3180.00%

Christian County, Kentucky Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White51,958
Black or African American15,118
Two or More Races2,887
Asian998
Some Other Race739
American Indian and Alaska Native482
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander256

Christian County, Kentucky Population Pyramid 2019

Christian County, Kentucky Median Age

28.4


Total

26.4


Male

31.5


Female

Christian County, Kentucky Adults

There are 52,470 adults, (8,273 of whom are seniors) in Christian County, Kentucky.

Christian County, Kentucky Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

18.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Christian County, Kentucky Sex Ratio

Female

34,012

46.95%

Male

38,426

53.05%

Christian County, Kentucky Households and Families

Christian County, Kentucky Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Christian County, Kentucky Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married56.9%43.1%
All47.6%52.4%
Non Family43.5%56.5%
Male35.2%64.8%
Female28%72%

47.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,2752.6147.6
Married12,4123.3256.9
Non Family8,2361.243.5
Female3,4883.3528
Male1,1392.9435.2

3.22

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Christian County, Kentucky Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,1675.26%
9th to 12th Grade3,7789.17%
High School Graduate13,68733.21%
Some College10,70925.98%
Associates Degree3,9509.58%
Bachelors Degree3,9139.49%
Graduate Degree3,0107.30%

Christian County, Kentucky Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29,23825,3245,213
Black8,4627,2591,203
Hispanic2,1541,612164
Multiple Races72259561
Asian560434235
Other Race40527912
Native American28521528
Islander646432

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,366$36,952$24,791
Less Than High School$25,239$33,893$13,651
High School Grad$27,522$32,035$20,491
Some College$30,279$38,250$23,425
Bachelors Degree$39,184$45,577$36,496
Graduate Degree$52,360$71,739$45,195

$31,366

Average Earnings

$36,952

Average Male

$24,791

Average Female

Christian County, Kentucky Language

Christian County, Kentucky Language by Age

Christian County, Kentucky Language

92.12% of Christian County, Kentucky residents speak only English, while 7.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.27% of the population.

Christian County, Kentucky Poverty

Christian County, Kentucky Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,8927,56617.24%
Black13,8393,96528.65%
Hispanic4,90278716.05%
Multiple2,61465224.94%
Other63513721.57%
Islander20911956.94%
Native4005914.75%
Asian846232.72%

19.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.88%

Male Poverty Rate

23.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Christian County, Kentucky

The race most likely to be in poverty in Christian County, Kentucky is Islander, with 56.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Christian County, Kentucky is Asian, with 2.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.00%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.74%
High School18.28%
Some College13.99%
Bachelors or Greater4.02%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.76%
Male Unemployed34.94%
Female Employed14.37%
Male Employed6.39%

Christian County, Kentucky Income

Christian County, Kentucky Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,849$54,983
Families$48,734$64,394
Married Families$60,739$76,295
Non Families$25,573$32,869

Christian County, Kentucky Marital Status

Christian County, Kentucky Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

49.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Christian County, Kentucky Married by Age and Sex

Christian County, Kentucky Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Christian County, Kentucky Marital Status by Race

Christian County, Kentucky Veterans

5,173

Number of Veterans

4,610

Male Veterans

563

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,927
Vietnam1,358
First Gulf War1,131
Korea340
World War II76

Christian County, Kentucky Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,92411.77%
Black1,11411.71%
Hispanic33412.96%
Indian6324.51%
2 or More627.06%
Hawaiian914.06%
Other10.26%

Christian County, Kentucky Veterans by Education

9.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Christian County, Kentucky Employment Status

62.3%

Labor Force Participation

44.6%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Christian County, Kentucky

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hopkinsville3204031811-229-0.71%
Oak Grove74897370-119-1.59%
Pembroke86987450.58%
Crofton768731-37-4.82%
LaFayette174168-6-3.45%
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